Governing Law and Regulations
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Office of Waste, Air, Radiation, and Remediation Management Bureau of Air Quality
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT)
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. There are many mobile source regulatory requirements implemented nationally by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that impact mobile sources in Pennsylvania. In addition, the Commonwealth has established additional programs to implement optional federal programs and state-specific requirements to control mobile source emissions and make progress toward attainment of all the national ambient air quality standards.
• Administration and enforcement. DEP's Bureau of Air Quality is primarily responsible for the administration and enforcement of the mobile source requirements being implemented in Pennsylvania. DEP works in conjunction with PennDOT to administer and enforce ...